English poetry

Poems in English

Churchill’s Grave

I stood beside the grave of him who blazed The comet of a season, and I saw The humblest of […]

To Time

Time! on whose arbitrary wing The varying hours must flag or fly, Whose tardy winter, fleeting spring, But drag or […]

To Eliza

Eliza, what fools are the Mussulman sect, Who to woman deny the soul’s future existence! Could they see thee, Eliza, […]

To M

Oh! did those eyes, instead of fire, With bright, but mild affection shine: Though they might kindle less desire, Love, […]

A Spirit Passed Before Me

From Job A spirit passed before me: I beheld The face of immortality unveiled – Deep sleep came down on […]

To Thomas Moore

My boat is on the shore, And my bark is on the sea; But, before I go, Tom Moore, Here’s […]

Sun of the Sleepless!

Sun of the sleepless! melancholy star! Whose tearful beam glows tremulously far, That show’st the darkness thou canst not dispel, […]

She Walks In Beauty

She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that’s best of dark and […]

Saul

Thou whose spell can raise the dead, Bid the prophet’s form appear. ‘Samuel, raise thy buried head! King, behold the […]

The Vision of Judgment

BY QUEVEDO REDIVIVUS SUGGESTED BY THE COMPOSITION SO ENTITLED BY THE AUTHOR OF ‘WAT TYLER’ ‘A Daniel come to judgment! […]

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